Programme director Gillian O’Shea is a Holistic Wellness Practitioner with 16 years training and experience in Specialised Kinesiology, EFT, NLP, NOT, energy healing, massage, nutrition, Rife, NLS diagnostics and permaculture.
Dr Melody Fourie is a Holistic Wellness Practitioner and motivational speaker, practicing Living-Foods Functional Nutrition. Mel is also part of a team of practitioners at Doctors Beyond Medicine – a non-profit organization, that volunteer their services at “bush” clinics serving underprivileged communities throughout South Africa. She holds degrees in Holistic Health Science, Holistic Nutrition and Botanical Medicine.
Andre Slabbert is a Naturologist practising Iridology, Sclerodology, bio quantum and NLS diagnostic assessments and Rife. He owns Natural Healing health shop, is a gifted alchemist and formulates client specific support for people all around the world.
Marion Witte is an Iyengar Yoga practitioner providing essential instruction to help balance body and mind. Marion has been a yoga practitioner for 26 years. She infuses her teaching with one of the main philosophies of yoga – the gradual movement for the individual from the gross to the subtle in order to achieve a stilling of the mind.
Dr. Christa Boshoff is a director and therapy specialist for The Eden Empathy Initiative in Knysna. The program helps emotionally unstable children overcome their inner turmoils and trauma through working with animals, such as dogs and horses. Christa is incredibly caring and uses her love of animals to progress in her career and help others progress in their lives. She has studied various forms of animal assisted therapy, and completed her doctoral thesis on the efficacy of equine assisted psychotherapy. Amongst others, Christa specialises in school counselling, trauma counselling, Gestalt play therapy, equine assisted therapy, canine supported therapy, emotional intelligence training and parent guidance workshops. She holds a Bachelor of Psychology Degree (School Counselling), a Master’s Degree (Psychology) and a PhD (Psychology).